New Delhi: Renowned actor Mohit Marwah was honored with Hindi Cinema Samman for his extra ordinary performance in feature film Raag Desh in a jam-packed auditorium of Vigyan Bhawan.
Raag Desh is 2017 Indian period drama film directed by Tigmanshu Dhulia and produced by Gurdeep Singh Sappal and RSTV. The film is based on Indian National Army trials, the joint court martial of Indian National Army officers Colonel Prem Sehgal, Colonel Gurbaksh Singh Dhillon, Major Shah Nawaz Khan. Mohit Marwah, Amit Sadh and Kunal Kapoor respectively, have played the lead roles in the film. Rishi Punjabi is the cinematographer of the film. The film was released on July 28, 2017
The award was handed over by Senior actor Jackie Shroff, President of Indian Motion Picture and Television Producers Association President T.P.Agarwal and General Secretary of CINTAA- Cine and Television Artists Association Sushant Singh at Vigyan Bhawan.
“I am lucky to portrait Col. Sehgal In the story who is a very important part of Indian history. This film has taught me the difficulties our seniors have gone through in bringing independence to this country. I salute all Indian forces for supporting this film,” said Mohit Marwah.